• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 33

    A DUTCH SILVER TEA-CADDY

    MARK OF ABRAHAM MARSHOORN, HAARLEM, 1742

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DUTCH SILVER TEA-CADDY
    MARK OF ABRAHAM MARSHOORN, HAARLEM, 1742
    Inverted pear-shape and on spreading lobed foot, the sides part-fluted and chased at the shoulder with trailing foliage on matted ground, with a pull off cover, marked underneath, the rim and cover marked with later Dutch tax marks
    5¼ in. (13.4 cm.) high
    4 oz. (128 gr.)


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    Provenance

    with S. J. Phillips, London, March 1994.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION